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(Waterloo, IA) July 18, 2019 – With the summer temperatures raising to dangerous levels, Northeast Iowa Area Agency on Aging (NEI3A) is offering some relief for older individuals.“Older individuals can be particularly susceptible to the dangerous effects of extreme heat and humidity,” stated Donna...
CRESCO - The murder trial of Brian Allen Fullhart began on Wednesday, July 17, with jury selection starting at 9 a.m. Fullhart  was charged with murder in the first and going armed with intent in the death of his wife Zoanne Fullhart on March 1, 2018. There were at least 80 potential jurors called...
CRESCO - “He liked John Deere tractors. He’d do anything for a tractor.” That’s what Martha Rasmusson said of her late husband, Johnny. He is the reason behind Tractor Sunday at A&W/Long John Silvers in Cresco. This year the annual event is being held on July 14 from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Owner of the...
CRESCO - The 2019 Times Plain Dealer “My World” Photo Contest drew over 70 entries in five categories, People; Scenic, Nature and Places; Life in Iowa; Youth; and Black and White.  Amanda Nesburg of Cresco won Best of Show for her picture of a campfire titled “Iowa Summer Nights.” One judge...
CRESCO - The 4th Annual Bible Reading Marathon kicked off at 8 a.m. on the 4th of July at Beadle Park in Cresco. It is a non-political non-profit event meant to honor God by reading the whole Bible from cover to cover, non-stop, in hopes of blessings for the community and an appeal for Divine help...
CRESCO - Workers and customers at Harmony & Cresco Vet Clinic bid farewell to Dr. Erin Petro recently. The public was invited to wish Dr. Petro well at a reception at Cresco Vet Clinic. Petro joined Harmony & Cresco Veterinary Clinic three years ago. “I came here after moving from Florida...
LIME SPRINGS - Brian Malm, Engineer from Bolton & Menk, was on hand to update the Lime Springs City Council on the big project looming over members’ heads . . .  the wastewater treatment project. “Several meetings ago, we went over the alternatives. We heard back from the DNR on the...
CRESCO - When asked how 12-year-old Nathan Ahern, a Cresco city native, got involved with the 4–H program, his mother, Michelle Ahern said he was following in his three older siblings’ footsteps… and hers. When asked if it kept her out of trouble when she was a youth, she laughed heartily and said...
LIME SPRINGS - Eddie Miller, president of the library board, gave the monthly report to City Council members on July 2.  He said, “Thanks to you, the City Council, the Lime Springs Public Library is not just accredited. It reached level three of four. Your money is well-spent, and we appreciate...
CRESCO - Erin Ryan of Cresco was crowned the 2019 Mighty Howard County Fair Queen and Ashley Ferrie will serve as princess. Executive Secretary Tom Barnes announced the winners during the coronation ceremony on Wednesday, June 26. Before the queen was declared, though, Barnes performed his...

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